The first table below looks at the demand for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Middlesex region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.50% -
As % of the Applications category - 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £210 £310
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -32.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
- +82.27%
Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.33% 10.05% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 19
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £196 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £345 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £34.50 - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Acrobat
South East

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Acrobat across the Middlesex region.

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex